Delaware Beach Retirement
The Delaware beaches are a wonderful place to vacation and also an incredible place to retire. The high-quality lifestyle and comparatively low cost of living are key benefits of Delaware retirement. With some of the finest beach real estate on the East Coast, the Delaware beaches are a wonderful place to draw family and friends for entertaining.
Low taxes, mild weather and a short drive to the metropolitan areas of Washington, DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia and New York City make Southern Delaware’s beaches the dream location for many individuals and couples looking for the ideal place to retire. With no sales tax, low property taxes, and no estate taxes, it's easy to see why Delaware is an attractive destination for retirees. In fact, Kiplinger has rated Delaware #1 as the most tax-friendly state for retirees in the nation!
A realtor with The Leslie Kopp Group would be delighted to help you discover what retirement in Delaware offers those searching for a wonderful balance between leisure and activity, all within just a few hours from family members and friends. Many of the communities in our coastal towns offer beautifully designed homes and world-class amenities such as golf courses, pools and water parks, tennis facilities, restaurants and fitness facilities. For more resources on senior living in Delaware, please click here.
Miles from Metropolitan Areas to the Southern Delaware Beaches
About Our Delaware Beaches
Delaware’s beautiful beaches are the state’s most heavily utilized recreation resource. In fact, the U.S. Natural Resources Defense Council gave Delaware beaches its highest 5-star rating for ocean water quality and ranked Delaware beaches the cleanest among the 30 U.S. coastal states.
There is more than 25 miles of coastline from the mouth of the Delaware Bay to the Maryland border. Public ocean beaches can be found in the towns of Bethany Beach, South Bethany, Fenwick Island, Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, and Dewey Beach. There are plenty of ways to enjoy the Delaware beaches, bays and waterways. Recreational opportunities like parasailing, kite boarding, paddling, boating, jet skiing, stand up paddle boarding, and pontoon boat tours including sunset tours, eco-tours, music tours, etc, are extremely popular.